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About Peter F. Drucker
Born in Vienna on November 19, 1909
Ph.D in law from Frankfurt University in 1931
Became senior editor at the
Frankfurter General- Anzeiger
when he was just 21
Marrried Doris Schmitz in London in 1937
Moved to the U.S. shortly thereafter; became professorat Sarah Lawrence and Bennington colleges and acorrespondent for the Financial Times.
In 1950, Drucker began a twenty-one year stint as aprofessor at the Graduate Business School of NewYork University. He established himself as a consultantto major corporations, with early clients includingGeneral Motors and Sears Roebuck.
In 1971, Drucker moved to Claremont GraduateUniversity in Claremont, California where he wouldserve as professor of social sciences and managementfor over 30 years.